Tag: CSR

Ufone reports extraordinary CSR activity in genuine soul of Ramzan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In accordance with the genuine soul of Ramzan of caring and giving, Ufone announced and extraordinary campaign that will shed spotlight on 3 distinctive compassionate initiatives. This Ufone Ramzan 2016 campaign will give free media space on TV stations, daily papers, bulletins and digital media to the 3 people, empowering them to connect broadly to the masses with their informing looking for motivation and backing to their cause for the advantage of the deserving. Ufone has…Read More

Corporate sectors CSR role can boost forest cover

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: There is a desperate need for exploiting massive Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) potential for addressing the country’s shrinking forest cover through large-scale afforestation, said Federal Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid. He was chairing a high-level meeting on Promoting Afforestation Campaign through CSR in Pakistan". CSR representatives of automobile, telecommunication, petroleum, banking, industry and top key provincial forest…Read More

Corporate sectors CSR role can boost forest cover

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: There is a desperate need for exploiting massive Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) potential for addressing the country’s shrinking forest cover through large-scale afforestation, said Federal Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid. He was chairing a high-level meeting on Promoting Afforestation Campaign through CSR in Pakistan". CSR representatives of automobile, telecommunication, petroleum, banking, industry and top key provincial forest department…Read More

Samsung wins CSR award

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives of Samsung Electronics Pakistan have won prestigious award at the 8th Annual CSR Summit recently held by the National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) in Islamabad. Kyeong Hun Park, the Business Head of Samsung’s Consumer Electronics (CE) Division, received the award granted in the categories of Public Health and Safety, Community Development and Services and Technology Innovation. Samsung’s public…Read More

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Mobilink wins Annual CSR Excellence Awards

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Mobilink has won top honours at the 8th Annual CSR Excellence Awards 2014, which were conducted by the CSR Association of Pakistan. The company received the award under the Innovation’ category for its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities which were greatly endorsed as one that leverage business strengths to offer high impact social solutions. The telco uses its business model to provide education over cell phones to learners not served by traditional education…Read More

Mobilink wins Pakistans first grant for CSR project

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Following the provision of a credit facility of Rs 966 million by the GuarantCo Ltd to Mobilink, the Mobilink Foundation has been awarded a grant of $281,000 by GuarantCo to extend the outreach of its GSMA Award winning SMS-based Literacy Programme. The Foundation is the only private sector owned NGO from Pakistan to have received a grant for its CSR initiative. The programme provides education over cell phones to learners not served by traditional education channels…Read More

Warid Telecom wins SKMT CSR Award

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Warid Telecom has received the Shaukat Khanam Memorial Trust (SKMT) CSR Award at a ceremony recently held at local hotel in Lahore. It is the third time in a row that the company has received this prestigious Award. Speaking on Warid’s contributions, CEO SKMCHandRC, Dr. Faisal Sultan, said, "The corporations, brands operating in a society should give back to the society in every little way possible. Honouring its part earnestly, as a responsible corporate…Read More

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NBP recognised for CSR activities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Bank of Pakistan(NBP) has been recognised once again for its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts by the National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) in collaboration with the UNEP at the CSR 6th International Summit. This award is given on the basis of overall NBP contributions and donations for educational and public welfare purposes. The overall contribution of NBP in CSR front in 2013 was Rs. 120 million. The NBP has contributed in…Read More

Telenors CSR initiative to shine youth talent

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The Telenor Pakistan has recently renewed its agreement with Environment Protection Department (EPD), Punjab, to continue to feature the global countdown game at Children Library Complex (CLC), Lahore. The gaming machine, which was first introduced in 2009 has helped increasing awareness for environment and ICTs in students from more than 100 public schools and has also enhanced their communication and decision making skills. This initiative is aimed at enhancing the…Read More

PTCL conferred CSR Business Excellence Award

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The PTCL has recently been conferred the "Best Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative 2011-2012" award by the National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH).Punjab Governor Sardar Latif Khosa presented the award to PTCL Senior Executive Vice President Business Zone Central, Jamal Abdalla Salim Hussain Al Suwaidi, at a ceremony of the NFEH 4th International CSR Summit and Business Excellence Awards held here.The NFEH CSR Business Excellence awards recognize and…Read More